Microsoft Corp reported a 3.1% rise in adjusted revenue on Thursday as growth in its cloud business helped offset weakness in the personal computer market.
Brazil, Russian, India, and China may not all have delivered the stunning growth pundits were predicting, but you should still get some exposure to them.
Schlumberger NV on Thursday reported third-quarter profit of $176 million.
Shares of Schlumberger Ltd. rose 0.4% late Thursday after the oil-field services company reported third-quarter profit above expectations but sales that came in a hair below estimates.
Self-driving cars hold the promise of saving thousands of lives each year on U.S. roads.
A company that provides prescriptions for glasses and contacts using online exams has filed a lawsuit challenging a South Carolina law banning the practice.
Colombia's government is seeking to raise taxes to offset a plunge in oil revenue and an ambitious spending program to end a half century conflict with leftist rebels.
The Detroit Health Department says it's investigating if two cases of hepatitis A, the contagious liver disease, are tied to prepared food from a local Whole Foods store.
The Latest on a deadline missed by the operator of LSU's hospitals in Shreveport and Monroe (all times local): 4 p.m.
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Proofpoint Inc. gained about 10% in late trading Thursday after the security-software company detailed a huge earnings beat and acquisition of a young security startup.
Gilead Sciences shares are struggling this year because of intense competition in hepatitis C, and soon investors will find out if the third quarter offered any signs that pricing pressure is easing.
The Latest on the New Jersey Legislature's investigation into the Hoboken train crash (all times local): 4 p.m.
Shares of Advanced Micro Devices Inc. sank in Thursday's extended session after the chip maker reported its quarterly loss widened from the previous year.
Alkermes PLC shares surged in the extended session Thursday after the biotech announced promising results from a late-stage clinical study of its depression treatment.
Microsoft Corp. pulled in a lot more profit than was expected in its fiscal first quarter, pushing the company's stock up more than 4% in late trading Thursday.
PayPal Holdings Inc. shares fell 0.2% late Thursday after the payments company reported third-quarter earnings and revenue in line with Wall Street expectations.
In a story Oct. 19 about Core Laboratories NV's earnings, The Associated Press reported erroneously that earnings per share missed estimates.
Skechers USA Inc. shares tumbled more than 12% in after-hours trade Thursday, after the athletic shoe company missed third-quarter profit and sales estimates and offered a below-consensus outlook for the fourth quarter.
BlackRock Inc's iShares exchange-traded fund business has taken in $100 billion in new cash this year, a pace faster than its record-setting 2015 haul, the fund company said on Thursday on Twitter.
A labor union that has demonstrated against Wal-Mart Stores Inc. asked the Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday to reverse a judge's decision barring it from entering the retail giant's property for anything other than shopping.
A historic mountaintop stone cabin that was gutted by an accidental fire caused by the sons of a snowboard company founder almost a year ago has been rebuilt and will be ready for guests soon.
U.S. stocks ended a choppy session on Thursday with a slight decline as investors digested the latest round of earnings, with a sharp drop in telecoms offset by gains in healthcare.
President Barack Obama on Thursday defended his namesake health care program, long a target of Republicans and recently criticized by some Democrats, saying millions of Americans "now know the financial security of health insurance" because of the Affordable Care Act.
Oil futures finished lower on Thursday, easing back after hitting a 15-month high a day earlier as the November West Texas Intermediate crude futures contracts expired at the session's end.
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Two top lawmakers on Thursday demanded information from a drug company that has raised prices on a leukemia drug, calling increases of tens of thousands of dollars a sign the company puts profits before patients.
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FMC Technologies Inc. agreed Thursday to pay a $2.5 million penalty to settle charges by the Security and Exchange Commission that it overstated profits in one of its businesses so it could meet internal financial targets.
The manager of LSU's charity hospitals in Shreveport and Monroe hasn't paid $5.3 million into an escrow account as required by its reworked contractual arrangement with the state, Gov. John Bel Edwards' administration said Thursday.
A Chinese manufacturer that makes apparel under the Adidas, Reebok and Armani brands will open a factory in Arkansas, creating 400 jobs, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced Thursday.